Category Archives: East Riding of Yorkshire

Yet Another Parking Ticket Victory

I am delighted to announce that once again I have successfully defended a PCN (parking ticket). This time against the East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) for a PCN issued in Pocklington. Why the ERYC wasted so much resources defending … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding of Yorkshire, Pocklington

Official Candidate

I am delighted to announce that I am now an Official Independent Candidate for the Pocklington Provincial Ward election on Thursday 7 April.

Posted in East Riding of Yorkshire, Election

Election Calling

I am delighted to announce that I will be standing as an Independent candidate in the East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) Pocklington Provincial Ward election on Thursday 7 April. The election will be called today I would welcome any … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding of Yorkshire, Independent

ERYC Byelaw Fiasco

There has been much talk of how EU legislation has been imposed on UK citizens. What is not discussed are the byelaws, local laws, introduce by our own local councils to control, and even prevent, many simple pleasures in our … Continue reading

Posted in Byelaws, East Riding of Yorkshire

ERYC Byelaws – Access Finally Granted

ERYC have finally respected fundamental legislation and, after a five month battle, have finally granted me access to approximately 370 byelaws which they hold. “… to inspect on or after Friday of this week at County Hall.” This will be the … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding of Yorkshire

ERYC – Tickton Hall Free Bar?

A couple of weeks ago I received the letter below in a brown envelope with a second class stamp on. It is unacceptable if the taxpayer has funded a free bar for up to one hundred East Riding of Yorkshire … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding of Yorkshire

ERYC Deny Access To Byelaws

Since September 2015 East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) have denied me access to the 370 byelaws, despite the fact that the Local Government Act 1972 states: “byelaws are made available for public inspection during reasonable hours without payment.” Today, … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding of Yorkshire

ERYC Legal Head – Aggressive Conduct

On Thursday, December 24, 2015 8:55 AM, Christmas Eve, Mathew Buckley, ERYC Head of Legal and Democratic Services sent me an email which contained three threats: “….the reference you made to a Council officer misleading Members is an attack on the integrity … Continue reading

Posted in Campaigns, East Riding of Yorkshire

ERYC Director – Meeting Offer

In an attempt to start the New Year on a fresh footing I believe it appropriate to offer Nigel Leighton, East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) Director, a face to face meeting. Dishonesty of ERYC staff would need to be … Continue reading

Posted in Campaigns, East Riding of Yorkshire

Pock Flooding Meeting

Pocklington Town Council is holding a meeting next week to discuss the flooding in the town on Boxing Day. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting on Wednesday, 6 January, at the Old courthouse at 7pm. Letter To The Editor … Continue reading

Posted in Campaigns, East Riding of Yorkshire, Pocklington